Mar 282017

Our Mobile Health are looking for professionals and academics to help support the NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme as reviewers of health apps and digital services. Are you an expert on nutrition, behaviour change, diabetes prevention or currently working as a general practitioner? ​You don’t need to have specialist digital health experience, but an interest in the area […]

 Posted by on March 28, 2017 at 12:45
Mar 072017

NHS England Diabetes Prevention Programme: Call for Expressions of Interest open until mid-day 15th March. Healthier You: NHS Diabetes Prevention Programme (NHS DPP) is a joint commitment between NHS England, Public Health England and Diabetes UK. The programme is inviting providers and developers of existing health apps and online platforms aimed at reducing the risk of […]

Jan 192017
Open Digital Platform Challenge Fund

1) Executive Summary An NHS open digital platform challenge fund will stimulate the development of an open platform in the NHS. Open digital platforms are independently forecast by McKinsey and Co to reduce the delivery of care costs across the NHS by 11%. They will support widescale entry and growth of suppliers into the market, […]

 Posted by on January 19, 2017 at 12:43
Apr 262016

HANDI has joined – a community of discussion groups covering a wide-range of Health IT areas, with each community benefiting from the discussion and knowledge of each other. HANDI continues to be a great resource to health app developers and providers, and is actively working with Code4Health on the Code4Health/HANDI-HOPD platform, which aims to ameliorate the […]

 Posted by on April 26, 2016 at 11:08
Mar 152016

The Farr Institute is offering practical one day courses to informatics staff and clinical researchers wanting to acquire more specialised knowledge. Run by international experts, the courses range from practical introductions to hospital informatics, to using data analytics with health data and also introductions to research areas such as machine learning, text mining, data visualisation […]

 Posted by on March 15, 2016 at 16:38
Nov 232015

The CCIO Leaders Network supported by Digital Health are running an open survey of usability of all UK EPR systems, allowing them for the first time ever to compare and contrast systems in terms of usability. All data will be made public for free open access use (except people’s email addresses which is an optional […]

 Posted by on November 23, 2015 at 13:18
Oct 302015

Now in our 3rd year, HANDI Health Apps Conference is co-located at EHI Live on 3rd and 4th November. We have a great line up of speakers and lots going on in the HANDI Village, with supporting exhibitors including Skunkworks and Code4Health. Our final programme and confirmed speaker information can be viewed HERE Registrations are […]

 Posted by on October 30, 2015 at 15:37
Aug 062015

Health Social Innovators Programme looking for entrepreneurs to apply. Applications now open until 25th September. The Health Social Innovators’ Programme is looking to accelerate the growth of ground-breaking, early-stage social health ventures in order to stimulate innovation and create positive change in healthcare. The social and economic impact of the venture should focus primarily in England. […]

 Posted by on August 6, 2015 at 14:59